2007-11-23

Date: 
Friday, November 23, 2007

Poland's Identity Crisis

The defeat of Poland’s Law and Justice Party in parliamentary elections on October 21 meant the end of a government that had come to be seen as an...

Free at Last?

Late last year six black teenagers were charged-as adults-with attempted murder, for beating a white classmate in rural Jena, Louisiana. The beating followed a...

Coopted by Evil?

How involved can you become in someone else’s wrong¬doing without becoming morally tainted by it? This is a question we all face, whether we worry about...

The Difference

The religious tradition that begins with Judaism focuses more than most religions on things to come. The attention is often on what God will do in the future....

Intrinsically Complicated

As we go to press, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops is meeting in Baltimore. At the top of the bishops’ agenda is ratification of a statement...